Somebody threw away my lunch. Or maybe the office mice got
into the fridge. Either way, somebody's in my bad books … But in the meantime, I was down one lunch. Luckily, I remembered that
I had a packet of microwaveable lentils in my drawer. Problem solved?
What is going ON with Marks & Spencer? Have they got a new chef in town? Somehow, under the guise of trying to make ‘healthy’ foods, they have tapped some really decent cooking. Shhh … they might realise and take it off the shelves.
I’m not ashamed to admit that I am a connoisseur of the instant noodle – the properly instant, none of this saucepan nonsense – and this is a really exceptional example. It has as little similarity to Pnoodles as jamon de bellota has to Billy Bear.
This is a new range from M et S – ‘working with nutrition scientists’ - to create meals that are high in protein, with balanced carbs and not too fattening. Nice concept. They are now a quid off across the range. Even nicer concept. Nice when stores offer something you can really believe in.